PayPal for Marketplaces

This global, end-to-end solution is designed to satisfy the unique payment needs of Platforms, Marketplaces and Crowdfunding sites.

What is PayPal for Marketplaces?

PayPal for Marketplaces provides payment solutions for businesses accepting and disbursing funds between consumers and businesses. You can help grow and manage your business with fees, holds, disbursements, onboarding and more.

The payment solution for…


Providing payments for ride-sharing, room rentals, gaming, social sharing sites and more via online, mobile or in-app.


For businesses bringing together buyers and sellers of products & services with specific needs to add commissions, fees, holds and multi-seller disbursements.


Designed to solve for the unique payment needs of online fundraising sites to earn commissions, offer tip-ups or apply holds and disbursements.

One platform for running your business.

Set up quickly

Enabling payment acceptance is easy. Your customers can set up and get paid quickly.

Design your experience

Customize payments at the transaction level. You can set payout timing, collect commissions, and more.

Go global

Our products are designed to help navigate the complexities of regional nuances and payment services regulations.

Learn how PayPal can help businesses monetize and improve their platforms.

Easy onboarding on your terms.

PayPal offers flexible onboarding for your customers - you have the option to offer onboarding upfront or upon your customers getting paid. If setting up accounts for your customers isn’t right for your business model, we can work with that too. PayPal accounts are not always required for your sellers.

Give buyers payment flexibility.

Give your customers the ability to accept credit cards, debit cards, and PayPal so consumers can choose how they want to pay, with or without a PayPal account. Your customers can reach new consumers and offer the same great experience on any device.

Handle payment disputes and chargebacks or leave it to us.

Tap into PayPal's expertise of managing payment processing fraud and the associated risk. Let us handle payment disputes and chargebacks. You can also take on the responsibility yourself – the choice is yours.

When it comes to getting paid, you're more in control.

How you get paid

Set up a transaction fee or request a voluntary tip-up. Either way, you can get paid on your terms. It’s that simple.

How to pay your customers

Pay them now, schedule a payment or wait until a goal is met. How and when users get paid can be up to you.

Help run your business better with reports and insights.

Operational reports allow Partners to reconcile transactions, understand money flow, and manage disputes. Insights empower business users in Finance, Marketing, and Sales with the answers they need to improve merchant stickiness, lower churn, and protect revenues.

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